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Chassis 

  • Type: MK5

Engine 1.8L 4-Cylinder DOHC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Recommended Engine Oil: API-SM

  • Oil capacity: 5.0 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 1.8L 4-Cylinder: 0.032''

Engine 2.0L 4-Cylinder SOHC

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Recommended Engine Oil:  API-SM

  • Oil capacity: 4.4 qts 

Spark Plug Gap

  • 2.0L 4-Cylinder: 0.044''

Engine 1.9L 4-Cylinder Dsl

  • Recommended Oil viscosity: 5W-30

  • Recommended Engine Oil: VW

  • Drain Plug Torque: 22 FT-LBS

  • Oil capacity: 4.7 qts 

Fuel

  • Capacity: 14.5 gals (55 liters)

Coolant

  • Type: The cooling system has been filled at the factory with a permanent coolant which does not need to be changed. The coolant consists of a mixture of water and the manufacturer's coolant additive G 12 ASD - antifreeze on a glycol base with anti-corrosion additives

Brake Fluid

  • Type: FMVSS 116 DOT 4.

Windshield Washer

  • Capacity: 3.2 qt ( 3 0 L)

Powertrain


Engine

  •  Petrol:

    • 1.4 L BCA/BUD I4

    • 1.4 L BKG/BLN FSI I4

    • 1.4 L BLG/BMY/CAVD/CAXA TSI I4

    • 1.6 L BGU/BSE/BSF 8-valve I4

    • 1.6 L BAG/BLF/BLP FSI I4

    • 2.0 L AXW/BLR/BLX/BVY/BVX FSI I4

    • 2.0 L AXX/BWA/BPY/BYD/CAWB Turbo FSI I4

    • 2.5 L BGP/BGQ I5

    • 3.2 L BUB VR6

  • Diesel:

    • 1.9 L BRU/BXF/BXJ/BJB/BKC/BXE/BLS TDI I4

    • 2.0 L BDK SDI I4

    • 2.0 L AZV/BKD/BMM/BMN/CBDB TDI I4

Transmission

  • 5-speed manual

  • 6-speed manual

  • 6-speed tiptronic automatic

  • 6-speed DSG

  • 7-speed DSG

Fuel Consumption


Volkswagen Golf Fuel Consumption

Safety Ratings


Volkswagen Golf Safety Ratings

References


  1. 2006 Volkswasgen Golf Owners Manual 

  2. 2006 Volkswasgen Golf - Class Wikipedia.org

  3. US Department of Energy - FuelEconomy.gov

  4. NHTSA | National Highway Traffic Safety Administration -  NHTNHTSA

Lights

Front Lights

  • Front Fog Light Bulb:

    • H3-55W

    • 9006

  • Front Inner Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3457K

  • Front Outer Turn Signal Light Bulb: 2827

  • Front Sidemarker Light Bulb: 2825L

  • Front Turn Signal Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3457NAK

    • 64136L

  • High Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7LL

    • H7-55W

  • Low Beam Headlight Bulb:

    • H7LL

    • ID-D2S

Rear Lights

  • Back Up Light Bulb: 7506

  • Brake Light Bulb: 7506

  • Center High Mount Stop Light Bulb: LED

  • License Plate Light Bulb: 6418

  • Parking Light Bulb:

    • 3157-SCK

    • 3457K

    •  2825L

    • 3457NAK

  • Rear Sidemarker Light Bulb: 5008

  • Rear Turn Signal Light Bulb: 7506

  • Tail Light Bulb: 5008

Interior Lights

  • Dome Light Bulb: 6411

  • Glove Box Light Bulb:

    • 6428

    • 2825

  • Interior Door Light Bulb: 2825

  • Luggage Compartment Light Bulb: 2825

  • Map Light Bulb: 2825

  • Vanity Mirror Light Bulb: 6418